Libraries cut services in hard times
| Jan 14, 2011
As Montgomery County, Maryland's politicians and Excel wizards enter the new year focused on unforgiving budget math, the county's readers are learning more about what ongoing library cuts mean for their local branches and daily routines.
For some branches, the cuts have meant shrinking spending by eliminating periodicals, scaling back on efforts to help toddlers get ready for early reading, and earlier closing times
Read the full article by Michael Laris at The Washington Post Online.